The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 811 830 848
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 40 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.022% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.023% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 26
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £57,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-33.91% +71.64%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 22 £45,000 -29.41% 2
West Midlands 0 12 £38,000 -20.00% 1
South East -39 6 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 45 (64.29%) SIEM
2 40 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 33 (47.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 26 (37.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 26 (37.14%) GIAC
5 23 (32.86%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (32.86%) Change Management
6 21 (30.00%) Firewall
7 19 (27.14%) CEH
8 18 (25.71%) Snort
9 16 (22.86%) SCADA
10 11 (15.71%) Problem Management
10 11 (15.71%) Service Management
10 11 (15.71%) Cyber Security
11 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.86%) Windows
12 9 (12.86%) Information Assurance
12 9 (12.86%) Security Architecture
13 8 (11.43%) Information Security
13 8 (11.43%) Qualys
14 7 (10.00%) Nessus
14 7 (10.00%) Linux
14 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
14 7 (10.00%) Network Security
14 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 6 (8.57%) People Management
15 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
15 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
15 6 (8.57%) Computer Security
15 6 (8.57%) PCI DSS

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 21 (30.00%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.00%) Network Security
4 5 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (4.29%) tcpdump
5 3 (4.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.86%) LAN
6 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (1.43%) SMTP
7 1 (1.43%) FTP
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) VPN
7 1 (1.43%) DNS
7 1 (1.43%) SAN
7 1 (1.43%) VLAN
7 1 (1.43%) WLAN
7 1 (1.43%) MPLS
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) SCADA
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Solaris
3 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) SIEM
2 40 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 33 (47.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 23 (32.86%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (32.86%) Change Management
5 11 (15.71%) Problem Management
5 11 (15.71%) Service Management
5 11 (15.71%) Cyber Security
6 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.86%) Information Assurance
7 9 (12.86%) Security Architecture
8 8 (11.43%) Information Security
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.57%) People Management
10 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
10 6 (8.57%) Computer Security
11 5 (7.14%) Security Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (4.29%) Time Management
13 3 (4.29%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) GIAC
2 19 (27.14%) CEH
3 6 (8.57%) GCIA
3 6 (8.57%) GCIH
3 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) CCNA
5 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.86%) CISSP
7 1 (1.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Nessus
2 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.43%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Qualys
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.29%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.86%) McAfee
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Juniper
5 1 (1.43%) Websense
5 1 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.43%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.43%) LogLogic
5 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.43%) GFI Software
5 1 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
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